Miguel Fonseca, Senior Vice President Toyota Motor Europe

Connected Technologies & Mobility

During his time with Toyota do Brasil Miguel held various roles, the most recent as Regional Officer Toyota Latin America and Caribbean (TLAC) Mercosur Sales and Service, Business Transformation and Mobility, where he was responsible for all Toyota operations and Product Planning for Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela, Lexus for TLAC and Mobility, Best In Town, Business Transformation for TLAC. 

Miguel Fonseca already has a long history in the automobile arena. Before joining Toyota Spain as Vice President in 2002, he worked for other brands such as Citroën and Fiat in Portugal and Ford of Europe. After taking care of Toyota (GB) as Managing Director from 2006 to 2010, he took over responsibility as Vice President in charge of Sales in TME.

In 2012 Miguel moved to Toyota Financial Services (TFS) as Executive Vice President Europe/Africa Region and later, President. During the three years Miguel was with TFS, he helped to accomplish continued success and ensure sustainability in a rapidly changing regulatory environment.

As of 1st of January 2020, Miguel was appointed Senior Vice President People, Technology and Corporate affairs, where he oversees Human Resources, Information Technology and Communication, External and Environmental Affairs.

In July 2021, Miguel took on new responsibilities as CEO KINTO Europe. In this role he is dually assigned as TME SVP for Connected Technologies & Mobility.